In Britain, On the Sunday Before November 11th, There is Remembrance Day; In the United States it is Veterans Day. Both Remember Service and Sacrifice. The Poppy is the Flower to Remind Us Never to Forget.
“The Poppy Lady: Moina Belle Michael and Her Tribute to Veterans” By Barbara Elizabeth Walsh Paintings by Layne Johnson Perhaps you’ve heard of Remembrance Day in Britain. It is to remember that that on November 11th on the eleventh month, on the eleventh day and at the eleventh hour, the guns of World War l […]
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What Does Thanksgiving Mean to Picture Book Readers and Their Families Here? Well, Gail Gibbons Has The Perfect Picture Book Answer!
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Bing Crosby’s Crooning Salute in This 1949 Disney Classic Called “The Headless Horseman” based on Washington Irving’s Story!
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Picture Books to Help Celebrate the Holiday of Thanksgiving…With Some Great Reads, Both Classic and New!
As the last Thursday of November nears, families across [...] read full post ->
Today, November 2nd, The Feast of All Souls Day Intertwines with The Celebration of the Day of the Dead. And, As Usual, Here at The Snuggery, Picture Books Are a Perfect Introduction!
“Day of the Dead Activity Book” by Karl [...] read full post ->